ACP - Awards Nomination
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2018 ACP RECOGNITION AWARDS
The annual fall conference will be held NOVEMBER 1-2, 2018 LOCATION TBA.
An important part of the Association for Community Professionals (ACP) conference is the recognition of exceptional performance by individuals and programs in Nebraska. It is not necessary that you be a member of ACP to nominate someone, nor do you have to be a member to be nominated for an award. It is very important that we honor excellence in our field. Let’s make a difference in the life of those who have a positive impact on the quality of life for people they serve.
The ACP Recognition Committee would like to take this opportunity to invite you to nominate individuals and/or community groups/businesses/associations categories that deserve this recognition within the following categories. Please use the included nomination form. If you have any questions, contact Pamela Mann @ 308-535-8072
NOMINATIONS ARE DUE BY SEPTEMBER 24, 2018. PLEASE SEND IN YOUR NOMINATION WHILE YOU ARE THINKING ABOUT IT! DON’T DELAY! SEND IN YOUR NOMINATION NOW TO PAMELA MANN AT THE EMAIL BELOW
The award categories and defining indicators of outstanding achievement are listed below. An explanation of all indicators is not necessary to be selected in any category.
OUTSTANDING SUPPORT PERSON (One award is available for each of the six DDD service regions in Nebraska)
Listens well and seeks to help achieve outcomes desired by the individual.
Provides needed supports, explores choices and fosters growth.
Promotes and protects rights and treats people with dignity and respect.
Brings genuine affection and humor into the lives of others.
Maintains a professional openness to new ideas.
Seeks growth for herself/himself and others through continued education and training.
Shares expertise in a manner that allows others to be nurtured.
Is respected for his/her integrity.
Maintains a strong, unwavering philosophy to support persons with developmental disabilities.
This award is intended to recognize excellence in a community group, organization, club or business that includes or serves people with disabilities as a customer or member.
Engages in activities that enhance the lives of people we serve
Provides excellent services to people with developmental disabilities
Does something that encourages community inclusion.
Recognizes individuality and choice
Recognized and took action toward accessibility during the past year.
Solicits the voice of people with developmental disabilities
Explores and accesses the abilities and talents of people with developmental disabilities.
ROBERT L. SCHALOCK AWARD
This award recognizes an individual whose work and action have produced significant positive impact on the lives of people with developmental disabilities. It is given to an individual who:
Maximizes available resources so people with developmental disabilities may achieve their personal outcomes.
Sets a high standard of excellence and meets that standard
Has made significant contributions in supporting activities relating to community inclusion for people with developmental disabilities.
Has shown extraordinary service to improve the quality of life for people with developmental disabilities.
Excels in providing direction and guidance that influence significant positive change in the lives of people with developmental disabilities.
RECOGNITION AWARDS NOMINATION FORM
Nominations are due by September 24, 2018
Email your nomination using the form below to firstname.lastname@example.org
It is preferred that you type the nomination information so that it is clearly legible.
2018 ACP RECOGNITION NOMINATION
Nominee Work Phone Number:
Nominee works in which DDS Region of the State and for what agency and location:
Nominee Street Address:
Nominee Zip Code:
Your Work Phone Number:
Your Street Address:
Your Zip Code:
Please describe below in detail the nominee’s attributes that make him/her the
most deserving for this recognition. Specific examples will help support the nomination.